Are We About to Enter a Golden Age of Libertarianism?

A California judge strikes down a gun control law.

A Virginia judge strikes down an anti-gay marriage law.

A Utah judge strikes down an anti-polygamy law.

Kansas upholds the right of freedom of association.

More and more states are legalizing marijuana.

Public opinion is turning against the War on Drugs.

The federal Department of Justice is gradually moving away from mandatory minimums.

Some liberal and conservative politicians alike are realizing the prison-industrial complex is too expensive.

Opinion polls say 22% of Americans identify themselves as libertarians or libertarian-leaning.

Libertarian, anarchist, or anti-statist movements are growing on both the Left and Right thanks to Ron Paul, the Tea Party, Occupy Wall Street, and the unpopularity of Obamacare.

The proliferation of an ever wider number of libertarian and anarchist factions continues to grow.

Interest in secession movements continues to grow.

Distrust and disrespect for government is at at all time high.

The sluggish economy is breeding discontent.

The internet and the proliferation of alternative media are undermining the propaganda machinery of the ruling class.

Public opinion is increasingly skeptical of military interventionism and the neocons and liberal internationalists have failed to get their desired wars with Iran and Syria.

The financial collapse few years ago has raised skepticism concerning central banking.

Something to think about…


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